CHANGE OF VENUE/Speaker added for the Inclusionary Zoning: Solutions for Below Market Housing Forum

Posted on 01. May, 2015 by .

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Due to popular demand we have changed the venue for the Inclusionary Zoning: Solutions for Below Market Housing Forum on Thursday, May 21st to College Street United Church 452 College Street (College and Bathurst) We are pleased to announce that Jennifer Keesmaat, Chief Planner, City of Toronto will be speaking at this forum.

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Join Us for SPT’s Annual General Meeting & Social Justice Panel!

Posted on 30. Apr, 2015 by .

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The Board of Directors of Social Planning Toronto invite you to attend the 2015 Annual General Meeting & Social Justice Panel! Tuesday, May 12th 2015, 5:30-8:00 p.m. Central YMCA of Greater Toronto Auditorium 20 Grosvenor Street (Yonge St. two blocks north of College), Toronto 5:30 p.m. – Registration, Reception 6:00 p.m. – Business Meeting 7:00 p.m. – Panel […]

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SPT Forum on Inclusionary Zoning: Solutions for Below Market Housing

Posted on 15. Apr, 2015 by .

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Inclusionary Zoning: Solutions for Below Market Housing Thursday, May 21 from 10-12 pm College Street United Church 452 College Street (College at Bathurst)  A forum to discuss the opportunities and challenges presented by an Inclusionary Zoning program for the City of Toronto. It is a proven tool to provide much needed affordable housing.  Moderator: Brian […]

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Report on Toronto’s Living Wage for 2015

Posted on 10. Apr, 2015 by .

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The last time Toronto’s living wage was calculated was in 2008. Since then, the cost of childcare has gone up by 30%, public transit by 36% and rent by 13%. New report by Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA) provides an update of Toronto’s living wage calculation for 2015. The report, entitled “Making Ends Meet”, suggests that […]

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